WHAT'S HAPP'NIN ?!
Mums the Word!
Dyer's Farm and Greenhouse will have a beautiful array of colorful mums to deck out your digs on Sunday!
Fresh, crisp, colorful Autumn. There's nothing like the abundance of harvest time in Upstate NY. Not only do you have the delicious end of summer veggies, but also the fall-time crops coming in full force. This is a great time to freeze, preserve, and take stock for winter. Come talk to our farmers about buying in bulk!.
WINTER SEASON APPLICATIONS:
Winter season vendor applications are now open on our website and hard copies of the application will be available at the market on Sunday!
Spa City Market Bags Are Back!
Hand-made by Sue of TOTE-lly YOURS
***New colors and now lined for greater durability!
Be sure to check out this entire newsletter for more details on this week's vendor offerings, features, specials, and MORE.
Please don't forget to vote for us in the American Farmland Trust Celebration!
Thank you for supporting your local farmers' market.
Andrew Wheeler will be bringing lots of great tune'ige,—while you shop, dine, and relax. We will have all of your favorite local eats and produce to stock you up for the week.
Can't wait to see you all on Sunday!
Foti & Colleen Zorbas
Spa City Farmers' Market
LOCAL MUSIC SCENE AT SPA CITY:
Welcome Andrew Wheeler!
Andrew Wheeler has been researching and playing blues and roots music for over 20 years. He has performed on stages large and small from orchestra pits to bistros. We are looking forward to having him perform on Sunday!
Come enjoy & support local musicians at the Spa City Farmers' Market!
WHAT'S HOT ?!
Over 65 fantastic vendors ready to offer you the best local & fresh products.
MOUNTAIN WINDS FARM:
Mountain Winds Farm will have all of our maple goodness, as well as farm fresh eggs.
MALTA RIDGE ORCHARD & GARDENS:
Our veggie selection is getting bigger each week! Make sure you stop by and check out what we have harvested new each week. This week we will have lots of yellow& green beans, German/Purple Garlic, Field Tomatoes, Cole Crops, squash, and lots of fresh new greens. We have been busy in the Orchard this week picking this years apples. Yes, this years apples are starting to e picked! Come see our selection.
We have lots of meats available this Sunday too. Goat meat. We will also have Beef, Pork, and Chicken. Whole Chickens are $15, Chicken Wings and Drumsticks are $2.50/lb and Thighs will be $4.00/lb.
ECHO CREEK FARM:
Come sample our fresh squeezed cider! We are picking Macintosh Apples and a new field of tender Butter and Sugar Sweetcorn. All the winter squashes are ready along with all the summer squashes. Eggplant, sweet Peppers, gourmet Blue Lake Green Beans and Jet Star Tomatoes will fill our tables! We will also bring some beautiful speciality Wolf Pumpkins.
Echo Creek Farm will be bringing:
Arugula, mixed lettuce, kale, yellow and red onions, sweet onions, cherry tomatoes, heirloom and slicing tomatoes, red, white, and all blue potatoes,
orange and purple carrots, sweet corn, swiss chard, fennel, celery, garlic, hungarian hot wax and jalapeño peppers, cabbage, cucumbers, eggplant, summer squash & zucchini, and more!
GOMEZ VEGGIE VILLE:
Gomez veggie ville has a large selection of naturally grown veggies and melons.
See you Sunday!
MOUNTAIN VIEW CONFECTIONS:
GALWAY ROCK WINERY & VINEYARD:
It's that time of year again....Caramel Apple Time!!!!
We will have fresh apples from Malta Ridge dipped in our homemade caramel...how sweet is that?? Come early.....they won't last long. :)
Northeast Corner Herb Farm
The perfect seasoning blend for anything you cook.
Use it on steaks, burgers, poultry or pork - and don't forget the veggies!
"It's good on EVERYTHING!"
GARLICIOUS GRIND SEASONING
Available in Original, Tuscan, Salt Free and Just Garlic
ARGYLE BREWING COMPANY:
Argyle Brewing is a small "Farm to Glass" craft brewery that uses local NY ingredients.
Galway Rock Vineyard and Winery has won a ***GOLD medal for its Rock Slide white and a BRONZE medal for its Falling Rock Red at the New York Wine and Food Classic, “The Oscars of the New York Wine Industry.” Stop by the Galway Rock tent this Sunday to enjoy a free sample of all of our wines .
PORTER RIDGE FARM:
Porter Ridge Farm will have all 11 Flavors of gourmet sausage available this weekend. Made with low or no sugar, gluten free organic spices, our own no GMO pork, with absolutely no unlabelled ingredients, we take the worry out of sausage. Just add your market fresh veggies to one of our specialty flavors, and dinner is done!
HEALTHY GOURMET KITCHEN:
Healthy Gourmet Kitchen - New Product Alert! **Tuscan Salt**, a blend of freshly dried sage, rosemary and garlic with a touch of sea salt. Fabulous sprinkled on popcorn, chicken or pork or use it to add flavor to soup.
WILD THINGS RESCUE NURSERY:
Who SAYS the Perennial Gardens have to look dull, brown and spent by Sept.? With the late blooming sun loving natives there is color and life until frost.
Puckers Gourmet LLC-- swing by this weekend and sample our super amazing 1/2 sour garlic pickles.What seems to be the simplest of all the pickles is actually the hardest to produce. Come ask us why.As always, fermented, fresh and super yummy!!
MRS. CLAUS KITCHEN:
Santa's Attic & Mrs. Claus' Kitchen will be featuring our Pumpkin Dip this week made with our own "Pumpkin Pie Spice". It may still feel like summer but fall is on it's way. Our pumpkin spice is great in yogurt, oatmeal, squash and even chicken. Pick up some today. Stop by the booth to try some flavors of goat's milk cheese as well.
You asked for it so.... we're serving up our award winning meatballs this Sunday!! Stop by for a hot, delicious sub filled with the BEST meatballs in the Capital Region!! These will sell out!
COBBLE HILL FARM APOTHECARY:
Oliva Vineyards, the Thoroughbred of Wine.
Stop by the Oliva Vineyards booth to try some wine. With the purchase of three or more bottles, receive a FREE wine glass necklace which will come in handy at a Labor Day picnic or barbecue.
Our all-natural Breathe Easy Balm is back in stock for the cold & allergy season! Come check out our selection of herbal salves & balms, natural fragrances, deodorants, body butter, soap, laundry products, shaving products, beard oil and 'stache wax!!
LOCAL ART AT THE MARKET!
Kylie Spooner Pottery:
Hand crafted pottery.
JOSEPH JOHNSON PHOTOGRAPHY & FAUX PAINTING:
Joe Johnson Photography & Faux Painting
Check out my photos on canvas at the market. I can also help you get your own photos printed on canvas. Family portraits, vacation photos, wedding photos, pet photos.. turn them into art on for your walls.. make nice gifts too!!
Two Ingredient Pesto Dip
By: Mary of Healthy Gourmet Kitchen
Love potato chips with dip? Rather than store bought dip with all those chemicals and preservatives here's an alternative.
1/3 cup Sour Cream or Yogurt
2 tablespoons pesto
Mix the sour cream or yogurt with pesto. Can be used immediately or refrigerated for in a tightly sealed container.
Great on baked potatoes, as a dip for fresh vegetables, or as dip for chips.
Mac~N~Cheese Speghetti Squash
By: Coralie of Steven's Vegetables
Mac~N~cheese spaghetti squash
Just substitute precooked spaghetti squash for your pasta and follow your favorite mac and cheese recipe. We used sharp cheese and mixed it some diced tomatoes. YUM!
We have everything to stock you up for the week: farm fresh eggs, meat, veggies, & cheese. Also, all of your favorite artisan foods and drinks.
We are open SUNDAYS 10am till 3pm. Plenty of parking at the National Museum of Dance, Lincoln Baths, and adjacent parking fields. On extra busy days, parking is always available at the *Warming Hut parking lot and parking fields as well.
Thank You for supporting local!
WHAT'S ON THE MENU ?!
***Bring Your Appetite***
PREPARED FOODS AT SPA CITY FARMERS' MARKET
Captain Kernel Kettle Corn:
Fresh & Hot popped kettle corn to go!
Linda's Country Kitchen:
Breakfast sandwiches, hot dogs and hamburgers, prepared fresh & hot! Country Style Salads-**Potato, Macaroni, & Coleslaw**
LUCY JO'S ROASTERY:
Fresh steaming hot and refreshing iced coffee. Organic coffee -ground or whole bean.
Fresh Sushi, Japanese noodles and also bubble tea!
Healthy, locally sourced green salads and felafel and vegan hot dishes. They also have a line of sauces and spreads that are all veg based.
ALATURCO MEDITERRANEAN GRILL:
Gyros fresh off the spit, cold salads and hummus.
Lunch served with our fresh artisan breads.
Authentic Italian Food made fresh. Hot and cold dishes served on spot.
Meats smoked to perfection. We have breakfast and lunch options, such as our famous Scotch eggs or pulled pork sandwiches.
JIMMY MAKES PIZZA:
Hot & fresh wood fired pizza- made to order
CLARITY JUICE by SYD:
Fresh squeezed vegetable and fruit juices. Sold by the shot, 1/2 cup or full cup or bottle.
Fresh & delicious blended fruit & veggie smoothies made on site.
Mediterranean Cuisine at its finest.
Spa City Farmers' Market is located on the front lawn of the stately Lincoln Baths. Our fabulous farms grow all year to bring you fresh greens, veggies, eggs, meats & fruits. Come relax in the beautiful Saratoga Spa State Park where we have delicious hot & cold foods, refreshing drinks, great live musicians & artisans.